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Saint Genet (1964)

£18.99

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W.H. Allen & Company 1964. Hardback with unclipped dust jacket in fair/ acceptable used condition - some heavy browning/ foxing/ fading to jacket front, back and along spine. Also some light wear to corner edges of jacket. Boards are a little faded and pages are lightly tanned but otherwise clean. Binding is fine throughout. There is an owners name and date in inkon front end paper.

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) was a French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, and political activist, who wrote many other books such as Being and Nothingness,Existentialism....& Human Emotions,The Transcendence of the Ego,Search for a Method,Critique of Dialectical Reason,The Emotions: Outline Of A Theory,The Psychology of Imagination,Between Existentialism and Marxism, etc.

Jean Genet was a vagabond, petty thief and prostitute across Europe, who was in and out of prison through a series of arrests for theft, lewd acts, and other offenses. However, he wrote a series of novels while in prison. When threatened with a life sentence after ten convictions, Jean Cocteau, Jean-Paul Sartre, and others successfully petitioned the French President to have the sentence set aside. He became a famous novelist and playwright.

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Author(s):
Jean-Paul Sartre
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
16cm by 23.7cm by 4.8cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
625
Publisher:
W.H. Allen & Company
Title:
Saint Genet

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W.H. Allen & Company 1964. Hardback with unclipped dust jacket in fair/ acceptable used condition - some heavy browning/ foxing/ fading to jacket front, back and along spine. Also some light wear to corner edges of jacket. Boards are a little faded and pages are lightly tanned but otherwise clean. Binding is fine throughout. There is an owners name and date in inkon front end paper.

Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) was a French existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist, and political activist, who wrote many other books such as Being and Nothingness,Existentialism....& Human Emotions,The Transcendence of the Ego,Search for a Method,Critique of Dialectical Reason,The Emotions: Outline Of A Theory,The Psychology of Imagination,Between Existentialism and Marxism, etc.

Jean Genet was a vagabond, petty thief and prostitute across Europe, who was in and out of prison through a series of arrests for theft, lewd acts, and other offenses. However, he wrote a series of novels while in prison. When threatened with a life sentence after ten convictions, Jean Cocteau, Jean-Paul Sartre, and others successfully petitioned the French President to have the sentence set aside. He became a famous novelist and playwright.

Author(s):
Jean-Paul Sartre
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
16cm by 23.7cm by 4.8cm
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
625
Publisher:
W.H. Allen & Company
Title:
Saint Genet

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